1st meeting, Preparatory Meeting for the Ocean Conference (14-16 February 2017) - February 17, 2017The President of the General Assembly convened a two-day preparatory meeting, on 15-16 February 2017, at United Nations Headquarters in New York. The meeting was chaired by H.E. Mr. Alvaro Mendonya Moura, Permanent Representative of Portugal to the UN, and H.E. Mr. Burhan Gafoor, Permanent Representative of Singapore to the UN, the two co-facilitators, with a view to considering the themes for the partnership dialogues and elements for a "Call for Action".
Meeting: Preparatory Meeting for the Ocean Conference;